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Epigenetics, nuclear organization and gene function : with implications of epigenetic regulation and genetic architecture for human development and health

Author: John C Lucchesi
Publisher: Oxford Oxford University Press [2019]
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Provides a framework to understand the basis of epigenetic regulation and to appreciate both its derivation from genetics and interdependence with genetic mechanisms. It further aims to highlight  Read more...

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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: John C Lucchesi
ISBN: 9780198831211 0198831218 9780198831204 019883120X
OCLC Number: 1083289913
Description: XVIII, 286 Seiten : Illustrationen, Diagramme
Contents: Part IAn introduction to epigenetics and epigenetic regulation1: Epigenetic phenomena in fungi, plants and animals2: The basic structure of chromatin3: The basic mechanism of gene transcriptionPart IITranscription is regulated by epigenetic mechanisms4: Chromatin modifications and remodeling5: Epigenetic chromatin changes and the transcription cycle6: The role of non-coding RNAs7: Maintenance of the active and inactive states8: DNA methylation and gene expression9: Regulation of domains and whole chromosomesPart IIIThe interplay between transcription and nuclear structure10: Architectural organization of the genome11: The nuclear envelope12: The nucleolus13: Nuclear bodiesPart IVInheritance of chromatin structure and functional states14: Chromosome replication and genomic stability15: DNA repair and genomic stability16: Inheritance of chromatin modifications through the cell cycle17: Stem cells18: Nuclear reprogramming and induced pluripotency19: Transgenerational inheritance of epigenetic traitsPart VEpigenetics, human health and development20: Aging, cellular senescence and cancer: The role of genomic instability, cellular homeostasis and telomeres21: Aging, cellular senescence and cancer: Epigenetic alterations and nuclear remodeling22: Developmental systems and their dysfunction
Responsibility: John C. Lucchesi.

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